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Alen Hsu Joins Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman as Of Counsel

Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman is pleased to announce that Alen Hsu has joined the firm as Of Counsel.  Alen brings substantial experience in real estate, employment, business and general commercial matters. Alen represents publicly traded companies and privately owned multi-national businesses on domestic and international issues, including the preparation of formation documents, employment contracts, non-compete agreements, non-disclosure agreements, contracts for the purchase and sale of a business, and commercial lease agreements.  He is proficient in spoken Mandarin-Chinese.

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Tags: South Florida Commercial Litigation Attorney

Three New Attorneys Join Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman

Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman is pleased to announce that three new attorneys have joined the firm as associates: Richard Rosengarten, who served as law clerk to the Honorable James Lawrence King of the United States District Court, Southern District of Florida; Eric Kay, who served as law clerk to Judge D. Michael Fisher of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and then as law clerk to Judge James I. Cohn of the United States District Court, Southern District of Florida; and Chanae Wood, who interned for the Honorable Marcia G. Cooke of the United States District Court, Southern District of Florida.  Richard and Eric are both part of the Litigation Division and Appellate Practice Group, focusing on municipal and commercial litigation and appeals. Chanae is working with the firm’s Public Land Use Practice Group.

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Tags: Fort Lauderdale Local Government LawMiami Appellate Law Attorneys

Lori Smith-Lalla Joins Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman

Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman is pleased to announce that attorney Lori Smith-Lalla has joined the firm. Lori brings vast experience in public finance and bond transactions, and is board certified in City, County & Local Government Law by the Florida Bar.

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Tags: BondsPublic Finance

Lori Smith-Lalla Joins Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman

Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman is pleased to announced that attorney Lori Smith-Lalla has joined the firm. Lori brings vast experience in public finance and bond transactions, and is board certified in City, County & Local Government Law by the Florida Bar.

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Tags: BondsPublic Finance

John Quick Attends NALEO Reception

On November 8th, firm partner, John Quick, and his wife Diane, attended the National Association of Latino Elected Officials (NALEO) reception honoring its newest board member, School Board Representative Lubby Navarro. >

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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Sponsors Florida Memorial University Gala

We were proud to support Florida Memorial University’s,  “Celebrating 50 Years of Academic Excellence and Success” Gala on November 2, 2018 at Florida Memorial University Wellness Center.  Attending on behalf of the Firm, were attorneys Alison Smith and guest, Milton Collins, and Elen Gantner.  

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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Receives Law Firm of the Year Award from the South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

On November 2, 2018, the firm was honored to receive the “Law Firm of the Year” award from the South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.  Partner Dan Espino accepted the award on behalf of our firm, along with firm members, Lilly Arango and Ed Guedes, and firm attorneys Maria Currais, Haydee Sera, Justin Luger and Jose Arango.  The event took place at the Ritz-Carlton resort in Key Biscayne. The Sunshine Awards are awarded to companies for “their leadership, contributions, successes, and participation & involvement in the Hispanic community.”

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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Named One of 2019 “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report/Best Lawyers

We are very pleased to announce that once again, Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman has been named one of the 2019 “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report/Best Lawyers.  The firm was awarded the following rankings:

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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Sponsor BCBA Legal Mentoring Picnic

Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman was proud to sponsor the Broward County Bar Association’s first ever South Florida Legal Mentoring Picnic on October 27, 2018 at C.B. Smith Park.  Firm attorneys Milton Collins, Alicia Gonzalez, Chris Saunders, Ashley Daniels, Chanae Wood, and Lindsey Ryder attended the event.

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Eric Hockman Participates in “Understanding the State Constitutional Amendments on the Nov. 2018 Ballot” DCBA Presentation

Partner Eric Hockman, who serves as the Dade County Bar Association Treasurer and Government Relations Committee Co-Chair, participated in “Understanding the State Constitutional Amendments on the Nov. 2018 Ballot” presentation with Bob Martinez, Miami City Attorney Victoria Mendez on November 1, 2019 at Grapeland Park.

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